2022 CHRISTUS Louis & Peaches Owens Heart Hospital Cardiology Symposium

Saturday, September 24, 2022
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler
800 East Dawson Street
Tyler, TX
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Event Details

Add to Calendar 24-09-2022 08:00:00 24-09-2022 14:30:00 America/North_Dakota/Center A comprehensive update on the different manifestations of cardiovascular disease present in a vast majority of patients. 7:30am - 8:00am Registration/ Exhibit Hall/Breakfast8:00am - 8:05am Welcome Pedro Calderon, MD & Kenneth Kummerfeld, MD 8:05am - 9:05am "High Sensitivity Troponin-A New Trick for Old Dogs" Phillip Levy, MD-Keynote9:05am-9:20am Break9:20am - 9:50am “What’s new in Afib and VT/VF Management” Joshua Rutland, MD9:50am - 10:25am "New Advances in Treatment of Mitral Regurgitation Beyond Surgery-Mitral Clip?" Sheldon Freeberg, MD10:25am - 10:55am Break/ Exhibit Hall10:55am - 11:35am Cardiovascular Effects of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) Inhibitors in Diabetic and non-Diabetic Patients Kyle Jackson, DO11:40am - 12:30pm "Update on 2021 Chestpain Guidelines" Peter Pitonak, MD 12:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch/Exhibit Hall 1:00pm - 1:30pm "Understanding Pulmonary Hypertension, Diagnosis, Management and Treatment Strategies? Amaya Skabelund, MD1:30pm-2:30pm The COVID 19 Pandemic: What has it revealed about us as Caregivers? Kenneth Kummerfeld, MD Continuing Education Statements:Physicians: CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas Region is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas Region designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. The presentation, Mental Health for healthcare Workers in the COVID World” has been designated by CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas Region for 1.0 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.Nurses: CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LSNA Provider No. 4002075. To receive contact hours for this education activity, the participant must: sign in at registration desk, attend learning session(s), and complete the learning assessment within specified time frame. Once successful completion has been verified, a “Certificate of Successful Completion” will be awarded up to 5.0 contact hours.Radiologic Technologists: Approved by the ASRT for 4.5 Category A Continuing Education Credit Hours. CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler false DD/MM/YYYY aExDkyvOLzOpdJYcbmAK28238

7:30am - 8:00am Registration/ Exhibit Hall/Breakfast

8:00am - 8:05am Welcome Pedro Calderon, MD & Kenneth Kummerfeld, MD

8:05am - 9:05am "High Sensitivity Troponin-A New Trick for Old Dogs" Phillip Levy, MD-Keynote

9:05am-9:20am Break

9:20am - 9:50am “What’s new in Afib and VT/VF Management” Joshua Rutland, MD

9:50am - 10:25am "New Advances in Treatment of Mitral Regurgitation Beyond Surgery-Mitral Clip?" Sheldon Freeberg, MD

10:25am - 10:55am Break/ Exhibit Hall

10:55am - 11:35am Cardiovascular Effects of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) Inhibitors in Diabetic and non-Diabetic Patients Kyle Jackson, DO

11:40am - 12:30pm "Update on 2021 Chestpain Guidelines" Peter Pitonak, MD

12:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch/Exhibit Hall

1:00pm - 1:30pm "Understanding Pulmonary Hypertension, Diagnosis, Management and Treatment Strategies? Amaya Skabelund, MD

1:30pm-2:30pm The COVID 19 Pandemic: What has it revealed about us as Caregivers? Kenneth Kummerfeld, MD

Continuing Education Statements:

Physicians: CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas Region is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas Region designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. The presentation, Mental Health for healthcare Workers in the COVID World” has been designated by CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas Region for 1.0 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LSNA Provider No. 4002075. To receive contact hours for this education activity, the participant must: sign in at registration desk, attend learning session(s), and complete the learning assessment within specified time frame. Once successful completion has been verified, a “Certificate of Successful Completion” will be awarded up to 5.0 contact hours.

Radiologic Technologists: Approved by the ASRT for 4.5 Category A Continuing Education Credit Hours.